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DH says it cannot guarantee that state-backed GP indemnity will slash costs


Because of the multiple problems general practice deals with in a 10 minute period of time, the risk of litigation is far higher than in hospital medicine. So premiums will continue to rise. How does that go with STP and the expectation that more hospital work will be pushed into general practice? My opinion is that it’s part of the governments push to force all GPs to become salaried and at that stage crown indemnity will be brought in as the carrot

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24 Oct 2017

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